Incumbent Esty Takes Big Fundraising Lead

2:46 pm
Wed July 17, 2013

Incumbent Esty Takes Big Fundraising Lead

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The freshman Congresswoman is getting big money from outside the state, building up an early lead over challenger Mark Greenberg.
Freshman U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty raised more than a quarter million dollars in the second quarter of 2013, bringing the 5th District Democrat's total campaign balance to nearly $400,000, according to her latest filing with the Federal Election Commission.